Cognitive symptoms, cervical range of motion and pain as prognostic factors after whiplash trauma

@article{Borenstein2010CognitiveSC,
  title={Cognitive symptoms, cervical range of motion and pain as prognostic factors after whiplash trauma},
  author={Peter Borenstein and Mark S. Rosenfeld and Ronny K Gunnarsson},
  journal={Acta Neurologica Scandinavica},
  year={2010},
  volume={122}
}
Borenstein P, Rosenfeld M, Gunnarsson R. Cognitive symptoms, cervical range of motion and pain as prognostic factors after whiplash trauma.
Acta Neurol Scand: 2010: 122: 278–285.
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